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Aluminosis is a restrictive lung disease caused by exposure to aluminum-bearing dust. Aluminosis can be detected by using high-resolution computed tomography.

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Google previewUrban Changes in Different Scales (2006)

Systems and Structures by International Geographical Union. Commission on Monitoring Cities of Tomorrow. Meeting, Rubén Camilo Lois González

Aluminosis is a weakening of the construction caused by oxidation of the internal iron reinforcement of the cement building elements. The renovation implies that between 2001 and 2010 a third of the housing units will be substituted by new ...

Google previewLewis' Dictionary of Toxicology (1998)

by Robert Alan Lewis

Aloper lagopus aluminosis pulmonum by toxins or infectious disease. Alopex lagopus (blue fox). See Ronnel. alpha (o, A). 1: first letter of the Greek alphabet, it has many applications in science. For terms beginning with alpha, see the root ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Environmental Science (2000)

by John F. Mongillo, Linda Zierdt-Warshaw

aluminosis. See aluminum. aluminum, A light metallic element that can damage the ENVIRONMENT and cause human health problems at high levels. Elemental aluminum does not exist in nature; it is always ...

Google previewThe Facts on File Dictionary of Environmental Science (2007)

by Bruce C. Wyman, L. Harold Stevenson

aluminosis A disorder of the lung resulting from excessive inhalation of aluminum-containing particulate ...

Google previewIllustrated Dictionary and Resource Directory of Environmental and Occupational Health, Second Edition (2004)

by Herman Koren

altostratus clouds Altostratus Clouds aluminosis — A form of pneumoconiosis caused by respiratory exposure to aluminum-bearing dust. aluminum (Al) — A silver-like malleable and ductile metal found ...

Google previewTalal Abu-Ghazaleh Dictionary of Patent Terms = معجم طلال أبو غزالة لبراءة الإختراع (2012)

by Talal Abu-Ghazaleh Organization

painting aluminium silicate aluminium wire aluminosilicate glass aluminosis aluminum industry aluminum metaphosphate aluminum phosphate aluminum polyphosphate sodium phosphate; sodiumaluminum phosphate alveolar alzheimer's ...

Google previewA Pocket Medical Dictionary (1911)

Giving the Pronunciation and Definition of the Principal Words Used in Medicine and the Collateral Sciences ... by George Milbry Gould

Aluminosis, al-u-min-d -sis. The phthisis of aluminium- workers Aluminum, al-ur - min-um. See Aluminium. Alumnol, aLum'-nol. Aluminium naphthol sulphonate; antiseptic. Alvearium, al-ve-a'-re-um. The external opening of the ear. Alvegniat's ...

Google previewLewis' Dictionary of Occupational and Environmental Safety and Health (1999)

by Jeffrey Wayne Vincoli

aluminosis A pneumoconiosis that results from the inhalation of aluminum-bearing dusts. aluminum A lightweight, nonferrous metal with good corrosion resistance and electrical ...

Google previewThe Williams Dictionary of Biomaterials (1999)

by David Franklyn Williams

aluminosis pneumoconiosis due to the presence of aluminium-bearing dust in the lungs. noun, medicine Dorland Medical alveolar relating to the alveolus. adjective, dentistry Heinemann Dental ...

Google previewThe Dictionary of Substances and Their Effects: A-B (1999)

by S. Gangolli

Chronic inhalation of fumes and dusts containing high concentrations of aluminium may cause dyspnoea, cough, weakness, emphysema, and non- nodular pulmonary fibrosis (aluminosis). Shavers disease is the only industrial disease ...

Google previewThe American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1901)

Aluminosis (al-u-min-o'sis). A lung-disease of persons who work with alum.

Google previewA Dictionary of Medicine (1894)

Including General Pathology, General Therapeutics, Hygiene, and the Diseases of Women and Children by Sir Richard Quain

ALUMINOSIS. — A chronic bronchitis often terminating in pulmonary cirrhosis, produced by the inhalation of alumina dust. ALUM BOCK SPBINGS.— Four saline, sulphureted s's, seven miles northeast of San Jose, Santa Clara Co., Cal.

Google previewthe students dictionary of medicine (1896)

by alexander duane

Aluminosis (a-lew"mi-noh'sis). [Alumina + -oris.] Impregnation of the tissues with particles of clay or alumina. Aluminum (a-lev/mi-num). Aluminium. Alu'mini hydras, TJ. 8. Ph., aluminium hydrate. Alu mini sulphas, U. S. Ph., aluminium sulphate.

Google previewTaber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary (2013)

by Donald Venes, MD

aluminosis (a-loo”mi-n6'sis) [aluminum + -osis] Chronic inflammation of the lungs in alum workers due to alum particles in inspired air. aluminum (a-loo'mi-nfim) ...

Google previewThe Practitioner's Medical Dictionary (1919)

Containing All the Words and Phrases Generally Used in Medicine and the Allied Sciences, with Their Proper Pronunciation, Derivation, and Definition by George Milbry Gould, Richard John Ernst Scott

aluminosis (al-H-min-o'-sus) {alum; rSaot, disease]. A chronic catarrhal inflammation of the lungs found in pottery workers.

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